Student dies on campus

October 29th, 2009

A student death occurred on campus last Sunday in Campion Hall.

Sophomore Cody Gullette was found dead in his room by a friend.

Gullette’s roommate was out of town, but when his friend entered his unlocked room, Gullette was unresponsive, according to Mark McCarthy, vice president for student affairs and Sherri Crahen, dean of students.

A call to 9-1-1 was placed at 11:47 a.m. and the University Heights Police Department arrived in Campion at 11:52 a.m., according to the UHPD incident report.

Students who were in the basement of Campion were gathered in the Campion classroom until UHPD cleared the scene at 1:48 p.m. on Sunday.